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Market Commentary

Market Summary: February 2019

Stocks ascend again. February saw a continuation of January’s positive stock market returns. Read more to find out what happened and what it may mean for you. What happened. Holding stocks paid off in January and this continued into February….


Market Summary: January 2019.

Markets bounce back – at home and abroad. January saw positive returns across markets. Read more to find out what happened and what it may mean for you. What happened. After a disappointing December, stocks surged in January at home…


Market update, Q4 2018: Happy New Year?

After spending much of the year seemingly on an upward escalator, global equity markets took a beating in the fourth quarter. Despite good economic indicators, policy tightening by the Fed and increasing concerns over future growth, especially in China, led…


From the Hill

Will the new tax bill affect you?

2017 was an excellent year for capital markets and economies. Rarely have financial markets seen such broad-based positive returns with so little volatility and downside. Momentum carried into 2018 with President Trump’s signature on a sweeping $1.5 trillion tax-cut package….


The Conflict of Interest (Fiduciary) Rule.

The Conflict of Interest (Fiduciary) Rule is good for Americans and should be kept in place. The topic of fiduciary protections and providing people with advice that’s in their best interest continues to be hotly debated by the public and…

Wall Street financial market capitalization sign with American flags

The future of Dodd-Frank and the impact on consumers.

2017 looks to be a year of change. With the incoming political administration, many policymakers hope to reform some key laws established under outgoing President Barack Obama. While much of the early focus has been on the Affordable Care Act,…